Author:Stuart Hall & Paddy Whannel (Authors)


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The Popular Arts

By: Stuart Hall & Paddy Whannel (Authors)

Price: $27.60

Publisher: New Delhi, Orient BlackSwan: 2018

Seller ID: 1203670

ISBN: 9789352873913

Condition: New

When it first appeared in 1964, Stuart Hall and Paddy Whannel's The Popular Arts opened up an almost unprecedented field of analysis and inquiry into contemporary popular culture. In contrast to prevailing views of the time, Hall and Whannel recognized popular culture's social importance and considered it worthy of serious study. In their analysis of everything, from Hollywood Westerns and the novels of Mickey Spillane, Ian Fleming, and Raymond Chandler, to jazz, advertising, and the television industry, they were guided by the belief that studying popular culture demanded an ethical evaluatio... View more info